The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 24 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 0.90% 6.42% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 10.45% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% -8.60%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
Validation
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worthing region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 67 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 81.98% 61.47% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 88 49 58
Average salary £38,213 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Validation
Salary Trend in Worthing

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Worthing region.

Validation Salary Trend in Worthing

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Modbus
2 1 (50.00%) Profibus
2 1 (50.00%) Trac
2 1 (50.00%) VectorCAST
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) Modbus
1 1 (50.00%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Trac
2 1 (50.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Borland